Everyone has heard references to bail on TV and movies or when there is news coverage of a crime. On this week's edition of You & The Law, Buffalo City Court Judge Jeanette Ogden talks about who gets bail and how it's set.
You may have been hurt in an auto accident, but were you hurt enough? On this week's edition of You and the Law, attorney Dennis Bischof talks with WBFO's Mike Desmond about the rules for suing under New York's auto insurance laws.
Every year people slip and fall on bad sidewalks in Buffalo and some drivers have their cars damaged when they hit a pothole on a city street. On this week's edition of You and the Law, attorney Bryan Dolin talks about why it's hard to collect from the city when that happens.
At some point in life, people decide they want to be lawyers. On this week's edition of You & The Law, attorney Craig Bucki talks about mock trial, one of the ways young people get an idea whether they want, or don't want, to become lawyers.
People who write a book, invent a new product or write a song want to make sure their intellectual property is protected and potentially profitable for them. On this week's edition of You and the Law, attorney Vincent LoTempio talks about those protections.
The title is unusual -- corporation counsel. On this week's edition of You and the Law, Assistant Corporation Counsel Carmen Gentile talks with WBFO's Mike Desmond about the role of a lawyer for the City of Buffalo.
For those who need Medicaid help in their later years, it has always been a complicated process to get help paying for nursing home care. Attorney Charles Beinhauer says that process has become even more complicated.
Life is paperwork. This week, in an encore presentation of You and the Law, attorney Jim Navagh talks with WBFO's Mike Desmond about the paperwork you may need in your car or home and what you might not want to do.
If you have a DWI on your record and you want to cross the Niagara River bridges into Canada, is that a problem? This week on You & The Law, attorney Kelly Carr says it can be, although there are potential solutions.
The U.S. Supreme Court throwing out the Defense of Marriage Act changes the legal status of gay couples in this country. On this week's edition of You & The Law, attorney Michael Serotte talks about the effect it has on immigration status.
The deed you receive in purchasing your property just seem like a lot of legal papers and a possibly confusing map. But on this week's edition of You & The Law, WBFO's Mike Desmond speaks with local attorney Marc Brown, who says you should pay attention to those papers and what they show about your property.
Preparing a will has become much more complicated in this cyber age. On this week's edition of You and the Law, attorney Laura Jabrucki talks with WBFO's Mike Desmond about a will and changing your will when it's necessary.